911 – Mobile Applications & Game Development
grade level: 11-12
This course is project based and will cover fundamentals of game design and coding by following a real-world design and engineering process. Students will create socially useful games and applications for mobile devices and the web. The course emphasizes communication, collaboration and creativity.
*Code and design games using Flash and ActionScript
*Learn to design and code games that leverage mobile-device features, like touch screen, accelerometer, and small screen size. Export and test on mobile devices.
*Gain information about the application submission process and how to market your app
*Build socially useful games and apps that are tangible and shareable.
Prerequisite: Students should possess the following computer skills:
*Ability to navigate windows, type 35 words per minute, know how to locate saved files, open files, how to find files once saved, use a mouse (right click/left click) know how to print, copy/paste, basic word processing skills.